Potoula P. Tournas joins the firm as an Associate in the Real Estate practice. She was a member of the firm’s 2019 Summer Associate Program and graduated in May 2020 from the University of Connecticut School of Law. During law school, Potoula served as a judicial intern in the United States District Court for the District of Connecticut for the Honorable Alfred V. Covello and worked as a legal extern at a law firm in New Britain. She also served as the Editor-in-Chief of the Connecticut Public Interest Law Journal and was a member of the Mock Trial Society where she was a National Trial Competition's Regional Finalist in Spring 2019 and a Mock Trial Davis Competition Quarter Finalist in Fall 2017.
Prior to law school she gained litigation experience working as a litigation and securities assistant at a law firm in Manhattan where she provided support during pre-trial motion practice and at trial for multiple securities arbitrations. Potoula also worked as an office clerk at an Intellectual Property firm located in Stamford and was a law library and research assistant at a firm in Boston. Potoula is fluent in Greek and is an active member of her Greek community.
Connecticut Bar Association
Association of Greek American Professional Women
King School Alumni Association, Stamford, CT
Honors & Recognitions
CALI Excellence Award in Trial Advocacy, Spring 2020